Social Security (Youth Support—Authorised Agencies) Order 2012

Reprint as at 14 July 2017

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Social Security (Youth Support—Authorised Agencies) Order 2012

(SR 2012/209)

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 6th day of August 2012

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

This order is administered by the Ministry of Social Development.

Pursuant to section 125D of the Social Security Act 1964, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council and on the recommendation of the Minister for Social Development made in accordance with that section, makes the following order.

Order

1 Title

This order is the Social Security (Youth Support—Authorised Agencies) Order 2012.

2 Commencement

This order comes into force on 20 August 2012.

3 Interpretation

(1)

In this order,—

agency has the meaning given by section 2(1) of the Privacy Act 1993

health practitioner means a person who is, or is deemed to be, registered with an authority established or continued by section 114 of the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003 as a practitioner of a particular health profession

health service has the meaning given by section 5(1) of the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003

primary health organisation means an organisation funded under the National Primary Health Organisation Service Agreement to provide primary health services to people enrolled with that organisation

registered school has the meaning given by section 2(1) of the Education Act 1989

social worker means a person employed in the speciality of social work by an agency other than the department for the time being responsible for administering the Oranga Tamariki Act 1989

youth worker means a person with a qualification or training in youth work who is employed in that speciality.

(2)

A reference in the Schedule to a programme or framework is a reference to the programme or framework with that name immediately before the commencement of this order.

Clause 3(1) social worker: amended, on 14 July 2017, by section 149 of the Children, Young Persons, and Their Families (Oranga Tamariki) Legislation Act 2017 (2017 No 31).

4 Authorised agencies

The agencies listed in the Schedule are authorised for the purposes of section 125D(1), (2), and (3) of the Social Security Act 1964.

Clause 4: amended, on 5 October 2012, by clause 4 of the Social Security (Youth Support—Authorised Agencies) Amendment Order 2012 (SR 2012/309).

Schedule Authorised agencies

cl 4

Department of Corrections

New Zealand Qualifications Authority

New Zealand Police

Every agency that employs or contracts health practitioners to provide health services to students in secondary schools

Every agency that employs or contracts social workers to provide services to students in registered schools

Every agency that employs or contracts youth workers to provide services to students in secondary schools

Every agency that provides a programme of alternative education for young persons that is funded by the Ministry of Education or approved by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority

Every agency that provides health services under the WellChild programme

Every agency that provides mental health services to young persons (including services provided in relation to drug or alcohol abuse)

Every agency that provides services to young persons under a Youth One Stop Shop framework

Every agency that provides services under the Family Start or Early Start programme

Every agency that provides training and placements under the Youth Guarantee programme

Every health practitioner who provides health services to young persons and who is not employed or contracted by a primary health organisation

Every health practitioner who provides health services to young persons under an Integrated Family Health Centre framework

Every organisation (within the meaning of section 159B of the Education Act 1989)

Every primary health organisation

Every private training establishment (within the meaning of section 159(1) of the Education Act 1989)

Every registered school

Every service provider (within the meaning of section 309 of the Education Act 1989) that operates a licensed early childhood service.

Michael Webster,
for Clerk of the Executive Council.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 9 August 2012.

Reprints notes
1 General

This is a reprint of the Social Security (Youth Support—Authorised Agencies) Order 2012 that incorporates all the amendments to that order as at the date of the last amendment to it.

2 Legal status

Reprints are presumed to correctly state, as at the date of the reprint, the law enacted by the principal enactment and by any amendments to that enactment. Section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012 provides that this reprint, published in electronic form, has the status of an official version under section 17 of that Act. A printed version of the reprint produced directly from this official electronic version also has official status.

3 Editorial and format changes

Editorial and format changes to reprints are made using the powers under sections 24 to 26 of the Legislation Act 2012. See also http://www.pco.parliament.govt.nz/editorial-conventions/.

4 Amendments incorporated in this reprint

Children, Young Persons, and Their Families (Oranga Tamariki) Legislation Act 2017 (2017 No 31): section 149

Social Security (Youth Support—Authorised Agencies) Amendment Order 2012 (SR 2012/309)